Dog Licenses

Picture of DogsIt is a Maine law that once a dog reaches the age of 6 months and thereafter, they need to be licensed from the period of January 1st to December 31st of each year.

In Otisfield, you may obtain the license beginning in November for the upcoming year provided you bring into the town office your dogs neutering/spaying certificate if applicable) and current rabies certificate from the veterinarian with a valid expiration date. (For younger dogs the vaccines are good for one year, older dog vaccines are now good for three years).

Fees

Neutered / Spayed
$ 6.00
Non-neutered / Non-spayed
$11.00

Please Note: After January 31st there is a state imposed late fee of $25 in addition to the regular fees for EACH unlicensed dog.

Our Town provides a Rabies Clinic with the Town of Oxford that is held at the Oxford Recreation building on the corner of  King St. and State Rte. 121 in Oxford. It is usually held in October of each year when the new tags become available. Please watch for notices or for more information you may call the Town Clerk's Office at (207) 539-2664.